Michael in Bali from 12.9 to 28.9.1998

Saturday 12.9.1998

Outward flight : Geneva (GVA) - Amsterdam (AMS) with KLM (KL1930), in B737-300/400.
Departure 13:05
Arrival 14:40
I was on seat 14A. Short flight.

Amsterdam (AMS) - Denpasar Bali (DPS) via Singapore (SIN) with Garuda (GA975) in B747-400.
Departure 16:35
Arrival on sunday 13.9.1998 at 14:45
I was on seat 54A. Good flight.

Transfer to my hotel, the Grand Bali Beach at the Sanur beach.

Tuesday 17.9.1998

I make a roundtrip on bali : Sanur - Pupuban - Bubunan - Lovina - Lake Beratan - Sanur
In Pupuban, there are some rice plantations to see.
In Bubunan, there are some hot water sources.
In Lovina, there are some beautiful beaches. We had also dinner in Lovina.
At Lake Beratan, there is a temple in the water.

Monday 21.9.1998

I make another roundtrip on Bali : Sanur - Batubulan - Singapadu - Bedulu - Lake Batur - Ubud - Sanur
In Batubulan, we see the Barong dance.
In Singapadu, we see some silver artisans.
In Bedulu, there is the elephant-tempel to see.
At Lake Batur we have a good view on the vulkan. We have dinner near the lake.
In Ubud are a lot of artisans with little shops.

Tuesday 22.9.1998

I make a 3 days trip to the Komodo island.
Outward flight : Denpasar Bali (DPS) - Bima (BMU) via Mataram (AMI) on Lombok with Merpati (MZ6520), in a Fokker 27.
Departure 9:30
Arrival 11:45
I was on seat 9C. Short flight.

Tranfer with a Minibus to Sape. There we take a boat to the Komodo Island.

Wednesday 23.9.1998

At 7:00 we go on the island to see the giant komodo varans. They growth until 2,50 meter.
At 10:00, wo go back to Sape by boat. Then a transfer with a minibus to Bima.

Thursday 24.9.1998

We make a roundtrip in Bima and then we drive back to the airport.
Return flight : Bima (BMU) - Denpasar Bali (DPS) via Mataram (AMI) on Lombok with Merpati (MZ6521), in a Fokker 27.
Departure 12:15
Arrival 14:30
I was on seat 5F. Short flight.

Friday 25.9.1998

I make a last trip on Bali : Sanur - Tanah Lot - Sanur
In Tanah Lot, there are two beautiful temple. They are in the the see. You can go to them only while the see is in lowtide.

Saturday 27.9.1998

Return flight : Denpasar Bali (DPS) - Frankfurt (FRA) via Bangkok (BKK) with Garuda (GA970) in B747-400.
Departure 19:45

Arrival on monday 28.9.1998 at 6:10
I was on seat 44C. Good flight.

Frankfurt (FRA) - Geneva (GVA) with Lufthansa (LH3716) in B737-500.
Departure 7:40
Arrival 8:50
I was on seat 11D. Short flight.

My hotelroom N 2203, a cottage.

A view on the rice plantations.

The Temple at Lake Beratan.

A dancer of the Barong Dance.

The entrance of the elephant-Temple.

One of the 3500 giant Komodo varans.

The Tanah Lot Temple taken form the see.

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